Eton and the Riverside walking tour

Activity code: WTW1

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Highlights

  • 90 minute walking tour with a local English speaking tour guide.
  • Explore the town of Eton, steeped in history.
  • View Eton college Chapel and Music school from outside and pass the museum of natural history
  • See a fine example of Tudor Architecture and also see Watermans Arms Pub
  • Small group outside tour to allow for social distancing

Description

Eton is the lesser-known town next door to Windsor, set on the other side of the River Thames. This 90 minute walking tour with an English speaking guide, gives you the opportunity to explore this hidden gem and to learn its secrets. Twenty UK Prime Ministers have attended the world-famous Eton college, including the current PM, Boris Johnson. The College is steeped in history and you will see the Chapel, the historical landmark Eton College Burning bush. Then its on to the Eton College Museum of natural history and the Eton Museum of Antiquities. You will learn about King Henry 6th, the founder of the college.

There is much more to Eton than the college and this walking tour will give you the opportunity to see the town’s and architecture and landscapes. You will learn about the history of the town and many of its inhabitants.

This is a steady paced walking tour that is suitable for all ages. As it is outside and a small group tour its great for you to interact with the tour guide and allows for social distancing. The tour is a great to do during your visit to Windsor after you have been on the Golden Tours hop-on hop-off open top bus tour.
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Additional Information

What's Included in the tour


  • 90 minute guided walking tour

What's Excluded in the tour


  • Entry to attractions
  • Food and drink
Schedule

Every Friday and Sunday

Start Time: 2:00pm 

Joining point:
Outside Lloyds TSB Bank Plc, 1 Thames St, Windsor SL4 1PL